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Long-time Theatre Patron Wins Over $100,000 in May Ultimate 50/50

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
May was a lucky month for one long-time theatregoer! Marcia Haworth of Rockwood, Ontario is the winner of Drayton Entertainment’s May online Ultimate 50/50 raffle. She took home an incredible prize of $100,505. Read the release here.
 

Theatre Patron, Donor, Community Builder Shawky Fahel is the Lucky Winner of Drayton Entertainment’s April Ultimate 50/50

Monday, May 3, 2021

Shawky Fahel of Waterloo is the winner of Drayton Entertainment’s April online Ultimate 50/50 raffle, taking home an incredible prize of $139,020. The winning number was 99410583034. Over 10,000 transactions were completed and 200,000 tickets sold during the month-long raffle. Read the release here.
 

Award Recipients Announced in Honour of National Volunteer Week

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

In honour of National Volunteer Week, Drayton Entertainment is pleased to announce the recipients of the organization’s Jean Campbell Volunteer Award. Named after the not-for-profit theatre company’s first volunteer Jean Campbell, the award recognizes volunteers whose commitment, positivity, and passion help to support the various Drayton Entertainment theatres. The recipients are Janet and Michael Collins from Cambridge. Both Janet and Michael are huge theatre fans and have been volunteering regularly at the Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge since the venue opened in 2013. Read the release here.
 

Theatre Patron Wins Jackpot of $83,470

Monday, April 5, 2021

Diane Halstead of Cambridge, Ontario is the winner of Drayton Entertainment’s first online Ultimate 50/50 raffle taking home a total jackpot of $83,470. Read the release here.
 

Online Broadway Bootcamp for Youth in Demand

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Calling all theatre fans ages 9 to 19! Drayton Entertainment’s online Broadway Bootcamp for youth is so popular that the first spring break session sold out in 48 hours. Due to high demand, the not-for-profit charitable arts organization has added another two-day session during spring break on Wednesday, April 14 and Thursday, April 15. Parents and youth are encouraged to book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. As the program is online, it is open to participants across Canada. Read the release here.
 

Free Livestream Cabaret Concert Series

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

In partnership with the Music Performance Trust Fund, Drayton Entertainment will present six livestreamed music concerts on select Sundays from March 7 through April 18 for free. From crooner classics and jazz standards to Broadway sensations, popular songs, and more, the series will feature talented singers and musicians performing a variety of memorable hits and unknown gems live to air. Each concert is presented in real-time as the artists perform live from St. Jacobs Country Playhouse. Read the release here.
 

Play To Win with New Ultimate 50/50 Draw

Monday, March 1, 2021

Enter to win and you just might hit the jackpot! Drayton Entertainment has launched a provincewide Ultimate 50/50 raffle with half the proceeds benefiting charitable programs for the not-for-profit theatre company and half the proceeds awarded to one lucky winner. The online raffle will run for one month from Monday, March 1 through Tuesday, March 30 with the draw at noon on Wednesday, March 31. Read the release here.
   

Press Releases

Description Date (dd/mm/yyyy) PDF
Long-time Theatre Patron Wins Over $100,000 in May Ultimate 50/50 06/01/2021 PDF Icon
Theatre Patron, Donor, Community Builder Shawky Fahel is the Lucky Winner of Drayton Entertainment’s April Ultimate 50/50 05/03/2021 PDF Icon
Award Recipients Announced in Honour of National Volunteer Week 04/21/2021 PDF Icon
Theatre Patron Wins Jackpot of $83,470 04/05/2021 PDF Icon
Online Broadway Bootcamp for Youth in Demand 03/24/2021 PDF Icon
Free Livestream Cabaret Concert Series 03/02/2021 PDF Icon
Drayton Entertainment announces Ultimate 50/50 Draw 03/01/2020 PDF Icon

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